Women and Madness
Chicago Review Press, 4 set 2018 - 432 pagine
Feminist icon Phyllis Chesler's pioneering work, Women and Madness, remains startlingly relevant today, nearly fifty years since its first publication in 1972. With over 2.5 million copies sold, this landmark book is unanimously regarded as the definitive work on the subject of women's psychology. Now back in print, this completely revised and updated edition adds perspectives on eating disorders, postpartum depression, biological psychology, important feminist political findings, female genital mutilation, and more.
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Phyllis Chesler. WOMEN and MADNESS Phyllis Chesler REVISED AND UPDATED 2.5 MILLION COPIES SOLD WOMEN and MADNESS Phyllis Chesler Lawrence Hill Books Chicago. Front Cover.
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... it impossible for them to think of anything else. Doris Lessing. e. Four-Gated City Acknowledgements 2005 Introduction MADNESS Demeter and Clytemnestra, Revisited ONE CONTENTS.
Acknowledgements 2005 Introduction MADNESS Demeter and Clytemnestra, Revisited ONE. CONTENTS. WHY MADNESS? Women in Asylums: Four Lives Mothers and Daughters: A Mythological Commentary on the Lives Heroines and Madness: Joan of Arc and ...
I also now stand on the shoulders of many Foredaughters and Foresons whose continued work in the areas which I rst pioneered in Women and Madness you will nd in the updated bibliography. I am indebted to them for that work.
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The author explores perception of women and gender roles, making a case that "madness" can be a normal response to intolerable pressures and exploitations experienced by women. Issues in the myth of ... Leggi recensione completa
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Still strident after all these years, prominent feminist author and activist Chesler (The Death of Feminism ) here updates her classic on female psychology. A new introduction is followed by a ... Leggi recensione completa